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Amazon sign book retail deal with Simon & Schuster

Amazon sign book retail deal with Simon & Schuster

October 21, 2014

NEW YORK, Oct 21 — Amazon has reached a deal with American book publisher Simon & Schuster, the companies said, though the e-commerce giant remains at loggerheads with France’s Hachette over e-book pricing. The mutli-year deal with Simon & Schuster, expected to come into effect in early January, allows print and electronic editions from the American publisher to be marketed and retailed by Amazon. The books “will be continuously available for sale at this major retailer through this... Read more

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